Kirby: Star Allies Switch Now sporting a proper title, Kirby’s Switch debut is looking promising, riffing on many of the previous games’ best elements and adding new co-op platforming surprises alongside his enemy-absorbing antics.
Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp
Android, iOS While three-hour timers on harvested fruit trees and furniture crafting are typical mobile title mechanics, Pocket Camp’s design suits a series that extols the virtue of patience. Giving it a free pass on Leaf Ticket microtransactions on account of Tom Nook’s money-grubbing persona, however, might be a stretch.
LA Noire PC, PS4, Switch, Xbox One This Rockstar-published police procedural wasn’t without its flaws, but the promise of an open-world ‘50s LA on the move with Switch, or in 4K and HDR on PC and consoles, is irresistible nonetheless.